Brian H.

Executive with 20+ years experience in Electronics & Manufacturing, specializing in Growth & Business Transformation

United States of America
English

As a customer-focused international business leader, I bring proven success in both private equity and Fortune 500 environments. I’m known as a versatile, high-energy collaborator adept at working wit...see more

  • Energy & Utilities
  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

VP and GM

Hitachi Energy
3 years
Current position
Jan 2020 - Present
Managed full P&L for electrical transformer installation and repair business.

Chief Executive Officer

CPS Products, Inc.
2 years
Jan 2017 - Jan 2019
Owned P&L, free cash flow, balance sheet, and capital allocation for private-equity-backed instrument and tool manufacturer in the automotive and HVAC industries. Led 300-person team, i...see more

Executive Board Member

CPS Products, Inc.
2 years
Jan 2017 - Jan 2019
Created new company strategy for growth including acquisition recommendations, adjacent market opportunities, new product development, quality improvements and exit strategy. Drove cul...see more

Vice President & General Manager

Vertiv
5 years
Jan 2012 - Jan 2017
Maintained full P&L responsibility for Liebert Services including customer and technical support. Led 900+ person team servicing UPS, batteries, and precision cooling equipment for data...see more

Executive Board Member - Liebert Global Services

Vertiv
5 years
Jan 2012 - Jan 2017
Coached executive team, created succession and development plan. Promoted back-office improvements through technology advancement in customer satisfaction (Net Promoter), customer suppo...see more

Executive Board Member - Electrical Reliability Services

Vertiv
5 years
Jan 2012 - Jan 2017
Reviewed P&L, acquisition strategy, succession planning, and new service development.

President CSI / VP & GM Machinery Health

Emerson Automation Solutions
7 years
Jan 2005 - Jan 2012
Oversaw multiple international P&Ls in the industrial instrumentation and control industry. Vibration monitoring and wireless sensors were sold into power generation, oil & gas, petro...see more

Executive Board Member - CSI / Machinery Health

Emerson Automation Solutions
7 years
Jan 2005 - Jan 2012
Successfully transitioned company from privately held to part of Emerson global business. Spearheaded entry into machinery online protection segment.

Executive Board Member - EPRO

Emerson Automation Solutions
7 years
Jan 2005 - Jan 2012
Managing Director and Executive Board Member. Led acquisition of EPRO, a German company in the machinery protection market allowing entry into $1B market space.

VP & GM Energy Systems and Controls

Roper Technologies, Inc.
2 years
Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
Manufacturer of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), corrosion detection, and welding inspection equipment for nuclear power, oil & gas, industrial, manufacturing, and transportation - M&A | ...see more

VP & GM Energy Systems and Controls

Roper Technologies, Inc.
2 years
Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
Manufacturer of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), corrosion detection, and welding inspection equipment for nuclear power, oil & gas, industrial, manufacturing, and transportation - M&A | ...see more

Acquisition and Integration Leader

General Electric
3 years
Jan 2000 - Jan 2003
GE Energy - Acquisition Integration Process - including due diligence, integration, cost and sales synergies Created Six Sigma process and applied process to the 10 businesses GE acquir...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Energy & Utilities
  • Electrical Equipments & Components

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship

Expertise

  • Engineering
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Manufacturing